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Can Upgrading to IE9 Save IT Money?

Tiny sample shows big payback: $3.3 million in 15 months.

Reports: IT Should Accommodate Homemade Apps and BI Tools

Resistence is futile, analyst firm warns.

Yet Another Exchange Service Outage from Microsoft

North American BPOS customers suffered e-mail outages today of up to three hours before service was restored.

Microsoft Accelerating Client Side of SkyDrive

Updated photo viewing, file browsing features use AJAX.

Windows Thin PC Released by Microsoft

Available to volume licensing customers on Software Assurance plan, TechNet and MSDN subscribers, and some partners.

Amazon Trims Cost of Cloud Data Transfers

Company eliminates charge for inbound data transfer across all services in all regions.



Microsoft Office 365 Released Globally

Available in 40 markets.

Microsoft to Adjust Some Windows Azure Pricing

Inbound data transfers will be free during peak hours.

Windows Thin PCs Near Final Release

WinTPC gets RTM status; general availability expected July 1.

Office 365 Release Date Set

Successor to Microsoft's Business Productivity Online Suite coming June 28.

Forrester Examines Strategies for Microsoft Licensing

Will Microsoft try to move its business customers more toward paying Software Assurance licensing fees?

HTML 5 Specs Ready for Final Review

HTML 5 Working Draft reaches "Last Call" milestone.

Cisco Expands UCS Family with OLTP, Data Warehouse Products

Two new hardware comfigurations certified for use with Microsoft SQL Server 2008.

Windows Azure Cloud, Devices Get Tech-Ed Spotlight

Microsoft executives' keynote focused on moving to the cloud and managing services and applications in hybrid environments and across multiple devices.